Online visa applications are available for five different categories of tourists to India. Select the appropriate access depending on your country of origin and the purpose of your visit.
Applicants must submit a finished application form and a scanned copy of their passport's information page to be considered for any of these visas. In addition, the state of the access must be acceptable. It must also have two blank pages and at least six months of validity.
Visitors from other countries who want to visit India for vacation, to see family or friends, or to go to a yoga or meditation retreat can apply for this visa.
The lengths of the visas available to applicants are one month, one year, and five years. The one-year and five-year visas enable multiple entries. However, the one-month visa only allows one admittance for 30 days. There is a ninety-day cap on each stay. You can extend your stay for 180 days if you are from the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, or Japan.
Citizens of a few countries are granted multiple entries to India for medical treatment under the Medical Visa program. The validity of this visa, which allows for three entries into the country, is 60 days beginning on the day of the first arrival.
Candidates seeking this visa must submit a scan of their passport and a letter listing their information from a hospital in India.
Family members traveling with a patient with an India medical visa are eligible for the Medical Attendant Visa. Up to two passengers per patient may apply for this visa; they must include a copy of the hospital letter.
A maximum of three entries are permitted, and the visa is suitable for sixty days starting on the date of the first entrance.
This visa is intended for travelers on business who want to visit India. Business visas are valid for one year and allow multiple entries with a maximum stay of 180 days each.
This visa may be used for any business-related activity, including hiring staff, starting a business, and more. Candidates must provide a photo of their business card or an invitation letter from a firm with a presence in India in addition to their passport.
This visa was designed for those who urgently need to travel outside their home nations but do not meet the abovementioned requirements.
Afghans are the primary recipients of this visa. They may apply for this urgent visa to hasten their exit from the country. A six-month stay in India is permitted for Afghans with this visa. However, employment is not allowed. Their credentials are assessed throughout this time, and depending on their circumstances, applicants may choose to extend their stay or change their immigration status.